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and technology industry. he is the keynote speaker at the economic club of washington. you conceive of life -- you can 12:30 p.m.e at eastern on c-span3. >> we can take pictures of the brain with scans and see the whole thing but there is a gap in the between about how the circuits in the brain function to be able to move my hand or to look at you and process that information or to lay down a memory. we do not know how that works. with technology yet to be invented, a lot of this will be nanotechnology, we need to be able to record from thousands of .rain cells at the same time as the brain activity map being talked about. getting to be a very exciting moment to put something together we could not have thought of. >> more with the nih director, dr. francis collins, sunday night at 8:00 on "q &a." >> according to an united nations, 70,000 have been killed since protests against syrian president assad. robert frod testified at a robert ford testified at a hearing. this is two hours and 15 minutes. >> this hearing will come to order. we need to review the syrian crisis. it was two years ago la
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women in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. >> i want to welcome all of you to this very full house and this wonderful celebration for women's history month to recognize the efforts of women in our great city and county of san francisco. women's history month is a time to appreciate the contributions of our women leaders in our communities who have been courageous in proving the quality of life for all san franciscans. since 1996, the san francisco commission and the department on the status of women ~ has recognized the vital work and contributions of women throughout our community through this program, and i would like to invite dr. emilie morasi who is the executive director of that agency to say a few words about the history of this event. >> thank you very much, president chiu. i am joined today by commissioner kay [speaker not understood]. i'd like to ask her to come on up. she's very familiar with these chambers, having served as clerk for many, many years. and if there are any other commissioners who joined us, please come on up. i have just returned from japan th
in general terms about the technologically brilliant qualities of [speaker not understood] which we generally experience as print on paper, including books. there is the integrity of the text which can't easily be altered, certainly can't be hacked. and the changes, if there are any, would be very noticeable on paper as compared with electronic or online text. there is accountability generally speaking with book. we know who the author is. we know that there's been some editing and a publishing house putting it out. many online materials are simply not clear as to who the authors or editors or publishers might be. there is the quality of privacy. no one knows what you're reading when you go into a library. nobody certainly knows what page you're on or which entry you're reading. online all of those things can and in many cases are being tracked in minutest detail. there is permanence. one can routinely read a 20, 40, 100 year old book with no problem at all. that might be very difficult with some of the electronic materials. and finally, the universal accessibility, only the eyes are needed t
technological invention and quality. thanks. >> thanks. next speaker. >> mr. washington, could you speak directly into the microphone? >>> i'm sorry. i wanted to try and focus this frame of network here. but anyway, [speaker not understood] my name is james washington. this little thing that you see here is a little something i put together maybe from 10 years ago. it's depicting the fillmore as i see it in myize. it's called the fill no more. basically it depicts from beginning of urban renewal to what we have right now. one side of this art, it shows the black man had businesses and cars and buildings they owned. and then somehow it turned into what we have now with the urban renewal, big high-rises and most of our blacks are unemployed. but what i am here to say here, first of all, i just wanted to give great honor to my supervisor, queen b london breed doing a wonderful job. i think she's going to do a fantastic job because accountability is one of her [speaker not understood]. but right now in the western addition, we have created problems from the urban renewal redevelopment agency
together to prevent this. we will use our space technology to nudge this asteroid and prevent it from hitting the earth. and i think that will be a watershed moment in human history. and so thank you very much. >> and we want to get into how you're going to nudge it away, and we'll get into that. mr. dalbello. >> thank you, mr., -- thank you. chairman, senator cruz, it's a pleasure to be here today to talk about the issues of space risk and how they relate to the commercial sector, the commercial operators who are earning their living day-to-day in space. we've been in this business for about 50 years. we're currently flying about 70 satellites. so we're pretty familiar with the space environment and the risks it entails. as a global fleet operator serving both commercial and government customers, reliability and continuity of service are our highest priorities. whether it's uav operations over afghanistan or the final game of the ncaa tournament or financial statements that have to be transferred securely around the world, um, we know that our customers expect flawless performance. t
does. great to see you. appreciate it. >>> using amazing technology to give a gift of sight. later in our show, we will talk about the doctor behind a major medical break through, the world's only bionic eye. >>> plus, the senate may have finally passed a budget but not one republican voted for t up next, one key republican senator, a doctor, testimonies -- tells me why he has big issues with it. >> it never balances, not this year, not in five years, not in ten years, never. [ rosa ] i'm rosa and i quit smoking with chantix. when the doctor told me that i could smoke for the firsweek... i'm like...yeah, ok... little did i know that one week later i wasn't smoking. [ male announcer ] along with support, chantix (varenicline) is proven to help people quit smoking. it reduces the urge to smoke. some people had changes in behavior, thinking or mood, hostilityagitation, depressed mood and suicidal thoughts or actions while taking or after stopping chantix. if you notice any of these stop taking chantix and call your doctor right away. tell your doctor about any history of depression or
a memory. we do not know how that works. a lot of this will be technology development. a lot of it will be nano- technology. we want to look at london's of thousands of brain cells at the same time to understand -- look at hundreds of thousands of plant cells at the same time. we do not have a scientific plan about milestones. it is getting to be an exciting moment to put something together that we cannot have thought of. nih director on c-span plus some "q & a." ofyou have been out commission since 2006. the chairman has been on since 2009. will we expect some turnover with the commission? >> we all have staggered terms. the past years have flown by quickly. we will see. i get asked this question every couple years. i am thinking about it, but we will see. i have thought about this several times, what comes after the commission. as a limited government position, we should not stay in these positions forever. i love my job. we have a lot of imported work to do. there weret week, resignations announced from the fcc. we spoke with a commissioner before his announcement. hear it
before that happens the islamic regime technological advancement can reach a so-called point of no return that strips the western power of the ability to intervene. >> i think that there is a misunderstanding about time. to make the weapon, you need two things. you need enriched uranium. you need a weapon. irap gets to immunity zone when they get through the enrichment process and argue. >> earlier president obama toured one of israel's iron dome missile battery that shot down estimated 90% of the rockets launched against the jewish state in the november 2019 battle with hamas in the gaza strip. mr. obama penalled to help israel premier the qualitytative military essential over the neighbors. >> the current agreement lasts through 2017. we directed the teams to start working on extenting it for the years beyond. >> netanyahu near the end of the two-men 42-minute news conference paraphrased what the president said to place definitive, lengthy time frame in the commitment. >> in addition to the aid, including the defense funding for israel in the difficult times, he has announceed we will b
that they have to pay to get mine. >> brown: we continue our series on how broadband technology is changing our lives. tonight, a look at chattanooga, tennessee-- home of the nation's fastest internet connections. >> sreenivasan: and, spencer michaels has the story of photo journalists who risked their lives to tell the stories of iraqis in the early days of the war. >> as photographers, we're always looking for ways to communicate the urgency of horrible drama in these situations. >> brown: that's all ahead. on tonight's "newshour." >> major funding for the pbs newshour has been provided by: ♪ ♪ moving our economy for 160 years. bnsf, the engine that connects us. >> and by the alfred p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers ke y. thank you. >> brown: president obama called on young israelis to
technologies am and the time was coming where we needed to spend less time building new things. and more time making the things we had built work well. and i was more interested in kind of building new things. and ultimately i think that i wasn't interested in the product my self. i think it is an amazing product, there are amazing people there. and i had hired people with experience in quantitative social science that i thought were much more motivated by the problem demand than i was. and i needed to just kind of clear a way for those people who were going to do a better job analyzing that data than i could. >> rose: your quote, the best minds of my generation think how they can make people click ads that sucks. >> you know, on my tombstone i think. >> rose: actually vance who wrote in bloomberg business week wrote about you said you might say hammerbacher is a conscientious objecter to the advance business of marketing-driven culture that now permeates tech and that's why he quit what he was doing. >> i wouldn't say that i quit because i was a conscientious objecter to the business model.
technological comparison to be made between north and south korea, but north obviously pretty good at this in a small section of society. what is the south korean government going to do about it? >> reporter: yeah, i think you're right. south korea is one of the most connected countries in the world. north korea one of the least connected at presence very minimal on the internet, but the upper echelons even have access to the internet. but they have illustrated they have put a lot of effort, training, resources into getting the best and brightest in north korea trained up on cyber warfare tactics. they're very prevalent on the inside in attacking particularly south korean institutions, they've done it on a number of occasions. south korea has been trying to address that. they've got their own training college to sort of sort of train cyber warriors. they also have a special committee they formed just today to tackle this crisis whether they're going to identify the threat they say and implement the kind of countermeasures they say they need to prevent this from ever happening again
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a world where science and technology is created to build and not destroy. they want to live in peace, free from terror and threats that are so often directed at the israeli people. that's the future that they deserve. that's the vision that is shared by both our nations. and that is shimon peres's life work. and mr. president, michelle and i have such fond memories of your visit to the white house last spring when i was honored to present you with america's highest civilian honor, our medal of freedom. and that medal was a tribute to your extraordinary life which you held virtually every position in the in the israeli government. today was an opportunity to benefit from the president's perspective on a whole range of topics. from the historic changes taking place across the region nuclear perils of iran and perils of peace between the israelis and the palestinians and the promise of our digital age and i should note one of the advantages of talking to president per rest is, not only does he have astonishing vision but he is also a pretty practical-minded politician and consistently has goo
of the past. they are trapped into the ideas, the technology, a mindset. they fight over how to redistribute on the right and redistribute by having bigger bureaucracy. but there are -- they are trapped in age of candles. the first african electric lights about 1800. on october 22, 1879, thomas edison's laboratory at the first successful electric light. ithis was 79 years of hard work. and it lasted 13 and a half hours. within a few months, edison had hit upon using carbonized bamboo. and the first practical light using carbonized bamboo lasted 1200 hours. here's what edison said. this is the spirit we launched, -- lost, which seemed determined to avoid thinking about, edison said, quote, we will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles. [applause] you know, i want to tell you, i've been trying for two and a half years to get the house republicans to understand the they control every committee and subcommittee in the house. they could be having a hearing every week on the future in every single committee and subcommittee. they could be contrasting the various and sundry
, as well as the actual technological designs that makes people want to be southern californians. >> reporter: southern californians like surfer c.d. kinley. >> got some vans. typical vans, socks, all of the rage right now. just cooler than white socks in general. >> reporter: speaking of cooler, is it cooler to ride an american-made surfboard, or an imported surfboard, say, from china? >> well, just to me personally, supporting a brand that's from california like infinity, who's been making boards here for 50 years, that's a lot cooler for me. >> reporter: and at least around here, that's how a lot of the cowabunga crowd still feels and still spends its money. >> brown: international trade and a call for reduced barriers was on the agenda this week, as treasury secretary jack lew met with top chinese leaders in beijing. no word yet if surfboards came up. >> sreenivasan: now, our series on broadband and how it's changing our habits, our work, our communities. tonight, we focus on why some cities are opting for even faster access and whether it will make sense for other places to
p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> brown: president obama called on young israelis to see the world through palestinian eyes and challenged israeli and palestinian leaders to abandon formulas and habits that have blocked peace. but even amid his visit, the old threats and realities of violence were present. margaret warner reports from jerusalem. >> warner: the second day of the president's trip to israel and the west bank was met with rocket fire from one place mr. obama won't go: hamas-controlled gaza two landed in sderot, israel in a clear breach of the ceasefire between the islamist hamas faction and israel struck late last year. there were no injuries. a little-known militant group claimed responsibility, saying it wanted to show that israel could not pro
or lay down a memory. how it works. technology is yet to be invented, this will a lot be technology development. nanotechnology. we need to be able to record many hundreds of thousands of rentals at the same time. and therefore be able to understand how the circuits work. as the map and talk about. very early days. it is getting to be a very exciting moment to put something together that we could not have thought of. >> or with nih director dr. lins, send an edit clock on c-span's q&a. members discuss paul ryan's 2014 budget proposal. the continuing resolution to keep the federal government funded through the end of the fiscal year. at 10:00 a.m. on c-span3, the head of the federal finance agency testifies about the finance market are. >> 34 years >> the c-span networks, created by america's cable companies in 1979 and braut to you as a public service by your television provider. >> and in 45 minutes on washington, d.c., congressman steve appears g.o.p.'s political strategy is discussed. at 8:30 eastern,
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ever before. joint exercises than ever before. we provide security assistance and technology to israel than ever before. that includes more support for missile defenses, like iron dome. it has saved many israeli lives. the american support for israel is unprecedented. it has never been stronger. that is a sturdy foundation we built on today as he addressed a range of shared challenges. as part of our long-term commitment to israel security, the prime minister and i agreed to extend military assistance to israel. our current agreement lasts through 2017. we have decided to extend it for years beyond. i'm pleased to announce we will assure that there is no interrupting of funding for iron dome. decisions i made last year, israel will receive approximately 200 million dollars this fiscal year. we will continue to work with congress on future funding of iron dome. these are further reminders we theirelp to preserve military edge so that israel can defend itself by itself against any threat. we also discussed a way forward for a two state solution between israel and palestine. i will be mee
degrees in critical science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields. in the u.s., 76% of all registered -- from the top, from the top 10% producing. they come from foreign students. foreign students here in the u.s. who then become inventors. these foreign-born inventors are driving economic prosperity with the consequences of their background in these hard sciences. in our current system, we welcome foreign students to the united states. we provide them the world's best education, and then we send them home so that they can compete against us. and, frankly, this makes no sense. america's current involvement in asia must not be confined by the same old approaches that may have once served a purpose, but for now woefully outdated. indeed, we must harness the full potential of american ingenuity to address the spectrum of challenges we have before us. and this is out build samsung in the aftermath of the korean war. and much like the mythical phoenix rising from the ashes, south korea and samsung are today truly world class. together, we can ensure that the future legacy of ame
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. >> and by the alfred p. sloan foundation. supporting science, technology, and improved economic performance and financial literacy in the 21st century. >> and with the ongoing support of these institutions and foundations. and... >> this program was made possible by the corporation for public broadcasting. and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. >> ifill: today's supreme court arguments pitted a national law against a 2004 arizona voter registration bill. the case explores the extent of state powers against the controversial backdrop of voting restrictions. arizona's proposition 200 requires state residents to provide either a driver's license, passport, birth certificate or physical proof of citizenship before they can vote. but an existing federal law requires only a sworn statement of citizenship on a voter registration form. supporters say the arizona measure cuts down on voter fraud by keeping noncitizens from voting. but opponents argue the law unfairly tarring hes minorities, immigrants, and the elderly. the case is only the most recent dispute betw
down a member. we don't know how that works. with technologies yet to be invented, so a lot of this will be technology development and a lot of it will be nanotechnology. what we need to be do is to be able to record hundreds of thousands of brain cells at the same time. and be able to afford to understand how the circuits work. that's the brain activity now that's been talked about. very early days we really don't have a scientific plan yet about milestones and timetables and costs, but it's getting to be a very exciting moment to put something together that we couldn't have thought of. >> more with dr. francis collins sunday night at 8 p.m. on c-span's q&a. >> and now to london for prime minister's question time live from the bridge house of commons. every wednesday while parma is in session, prime minister david cameron takes questions from members of the house of commons. prior to questions on the house is wrapping up other business. this is live coverage on c-span2. >> and we have created a growing social investment market supported by capital which will enable them to
♪ [ female announcer ] band-aid brand has quiltvent technology with air channels to let boo boos breathe. [ giggles ] [ female announcer ] quiltvent technology, only from band-aid brand. use with neosporin first aid antibiotic. >>> the republican party self imposed self review is generating a lot of reaction this week, both good and bad, about what direction the party needs to take to win national elections in the future. and one of the big areas of concern is with women voters. some of the recommendations from the report from the republican national committee include communications training, more women as surrogates, rapid response to attacks and more female candidates. joining me now is former republican governor of new jersey and former epa administrator christine todd-whitman, governor, thank you for spending some time. this is your party. this is a party in turmoil. i am putting it nicely. this is a party, i don't want to say at war with itself but a party that is divided in many ways. those suggestions, yes, more female candidates and more female surrogates. but in truth does that
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but also is a desire for these countries to import technologies and become exporters and see that with china becoming the fifth largest exporter and importer as well and there are other countries in that region also looking to becoming exporters themselves. >> thanks very much indeed for talking to al jazeera. australia is increasing aid and rade links with myanmar. gill arrested made the announcement after meeting thein sein. he's myanmar's first lead tore visit in decades. this is the first visit by a myanmar head of state for nearly 40 years and has been a long time. that's thein sein hoping to achieve from this visit? >> it's been a very long time. 1974 was the last time a president from myanmar, or as it was then burma visited australia. more than anything, it's a symbolic moment, a further recognition the head of state is being welcomed into the international community, and the regional player in was trail yeah stood beside him and said what was happening in his country was remarkable as he paid tribute to him personally for driving that progress through. i think all th
to watch me in the beginning. it's one of the downside of technology. we should beginning by saying welcome, mr. mr. speaker, members of congress, nobody watching on tv knows any difference. [laughter] it's a benefit of live streaming. so i think that rob asked me to do this in parking lot because the last presidential trip to the middle east, rather to israel, the part of the middle east was not by president obama but by president bush. i worked for him at the time. there was a presidential trip in may of 2008, which was to just israel, saudi arabia, for the 60th anniversary of israel funding the 75th anniversary of u.s.-saudi relations. the president with met with the king of jordan, and others. there was a longer trip in january of 2008 when the president went to israel, bahrain, saudi arabia, and egypt as well. it was a long trip, i can tell you you have to bear in mind that every single stop in each country involves a briefing memo. so we talk about the place president obama is and visiting. it's a personal interest here. the fewer stops the fewer memo you have to write which is no sm
technology to battle al qaeda threats in yemen and pakistan and other countries. there has been pressure from the administration to provide more transparency. martha? martha: speaking of transparency there has been an increasing concern about the possibility of drones over u.s. soil as well. any reaction or any change as a result of this move to that? >> well, absolutely, really in the last 24 hours privacy advocates say, excuse me, laws need to be in place to protect american civilians from these drones during a senate judiciary committee hearing. legal experts say these devices which can be as small as backpack and light as few pounds are becoming increasingly cheaper and more efficient than manned hellp could terse and planes already in use. congress is working with the faa to allow more than 7,000 drones in the u.s. skies in the next five years or so. senator dick durbin spoke at hearing yesterday and he reiterated really the importance of privacy for citizens. >> i believe most of us believe it's very important right that we cherish and want to protect and that is what this conversation
. and, seven, technological solutions to reduce carbon emissions and adapt to a changing climate must be made available to the people of developing nations. that is from the united states conference of catholic bishops. we heard from the quaker friends committee on national legislation. they wrote that climate change -- quote -- "is the greatest challenge humanity has ever faced." the evangelical environment network urges immediate bipartisan action, saying -- and i quote -- "the simple truth is, those opposed to climate action have done a good job of having climate change viewed as a political issue, even a partisan one. we firmly believe that the need to act to overcome climate change is a moral issue, that it should be viewed morally rather than in a partisan fashion." the national council of the churches of christ, representing 37 christian denominations, calls for a national policy that -- and i quote -- "lifts up justice, stewardship, sustainability, and sufficiency as guiding tenets." interfaith power and light, a national faith-based campaign against global warming, tells us t
.o.p. spent $10 million toward new minority outreach efforts and even more on technology and building an improved voter database. embrace comprehensive immigration reforms, and restructure its presidential nominating process to reduce the number of primary debates and settle on a nominee earlier in the year. former florida governor jeb bush used last week's conservative political action conference to foreshadow many of the conclusions contained in today's report. >> we must move beyond the divisive and extraneous issues that currently define the public debate. never again, never again can the republican party simply ride off... write off entire segments of our society because we assume our principles have limited appeal. they have broad appeal. >> ifill: but senator marco rubio told the conservative meeting that the party should not embrace change for its own sake. >> and so our challenge is to create an agenda applying our principles. our principles, they still work. applying our time-tested principles to the challenges of today. >> ifill: yet the biggest hit at last week's conferenc
already be being overtaken with technology by some of your rivals. is it that fast in the marketplace? >> the innovation is very, very fast, and ferocious, that's why we did innovative products. the user interface works with the ebb and flow is designed for people that are hyperconnected, multitaskers, gamers, that's why we did the slick typing on the keyboard as well. >> that is cool. and the keyboard is very cool. which is something i always love about blackberries and the hub idea is cool. you said the iphone is outdated. did you mean that? or were you hoping they're outdated? >> no, i think they are falling behind in terms of the user interface. you have this in and out paradigm. you open up, you flow. you open everything. on ours and with the flick of your thumb you move. >> i see a lot of business in an hour. a lot of them have blackberries. i saw p. diddy the other day, he only had a silver. i said, you're so last year, diddy. we have a crowd of people that like your devices. i see a lot of business people, senior level who have gone, gone for other places. what is the single b
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came on. isn't technology supposed to make life easier? at chase we're pioneering innovations that make banking simple. deposit a check with a photo. pay someone with an email. and bank seamlessly with our award-winning mobile app. take a step forward... and chase what matters. heather: welcome back. you have to hear about this police arresting a frenchman for impersonating a pilot and sweet talking his way into a cockpit. it all happened at the airport in philadelphia on wednesday. cops say the man, he had a ticket for coach but he apparently got upset when he wasn't upgraded to first class. apparently even claiming to hate americans. and that's when he made his move. we're told that he looked the part. even had fake credentials and phony flight plans. >> he was wearing an air france shirt. he carried an air france bag. and he had some identification that looked like he was a crewmember from air france. heather: but he got into the cockpit. he was sitting there. well air france the impersonator's i.d. badge was a pretty bad forgery. bill: sat there? heather: sat there. they said, hey,
'm quoting here, it is still very early days for glass and we expect as with other technology such as cell phones and behavioral and social norms will develop over time. they say the whole privacy thing is overblown. of course they're selling a product. as for the product itself. some people say the computer screen is distracting because you're always wanting to look at the thing, when you're driving and giving you maps. there's a bar in seattle that has banned these things outright. don't come in there and it's not on the market yet. they expect it to go on the market later this year, megyn, price tag roughly $1500 or so. >> megyn: now what i'm thinking about? >> what. >> megyn: the jerk. remember that movie? you wind up cross-eyed because they put too much information there and walking around like that after? >> reporter: that's exactly right. distracting. >> megyn: it's a test yet again, we talked about to people's growing laziness and now that you can read somebody's brain to see what they're thinking and don't speak. and god forbid i have to pick up something in the ipad or pick up th
and in return students got to go to a science and technology program. one says it is down to the stark economics of state. take a listen. >> american public education has financial crisis. time for new revenue streams. superintendents are looking for ail tern it national revenue streams because they are been passing the buck on to it parents for too long. property taxes are down. it is time for new solutions. >> in different districts they allow company representatives to spend time in the classroom with the kids and pushes the corporation and its name directly at the kids. an increasing number of parents and activists are concerned this is a cynical ploy by corporations. >> the companies aren't doing this out of the goodness of their heart. they are doing it because they want to get that lifetime brand loyalty. i think that school districts really need to think about this. this isn't a donation. this is corporations looking to target children and so it is one thing to take a donation. it is another thing to say in return we are going to allow you to have access to students. >> strong arguments
. with technologies yet to be beented -- a lot of it will nanotechnology. we aim to record from thousands of brain cells at the same time. the able to understand how these circuits work. that is the brain activity that is being talked about. we do not have a scientific plan about timetables and costs. tos getting to be exciting put something together we could not have thought of. >> more with nih director dr. francis collins sunday night at 8:00 on c-span's "q&a" >> president obama will arrive on wednesday.d two former middle east advisers for the white house discussed the president's trip. from the washington institute, this is 90 minutes. >> good afternoon. good afternoon, and welcome to the washington institute. i am the director of the institute. i'm very happy to welcome all of you today. just at the outside, if i could remind you, cell phone off please. not just on a vibrate. this event is being live streamed for our thousands of fans around the world. the event is being broadcast by c-span. everything you say can and will be used against you. we are gathered here today because president oba
to define it becomes more of a problem. >> how does technology affect this? obviously jimmy carter -- if you're a president in the television and digital age it would be a lot easier to remember you just practically. >> i think that is exactly right. there is going to be much more of a video record for example of any president which makes it harder to forget things. it also means there is much more information and therefore you may have a little more trouble figuring out what was important and what wasn't. >> so, quick. we're going to do a quick test here. >> okay. i wasn't ready for that. >> tell all the "morning joe" viewers one thing they need to know about chester arthur. >> chester arthur was a complete surprise as president. nobody thought he could do anything. thought he was a political hack. in fact, he came into office and tried to really be a president in principal which surprised people. he tried to do the job as best he could. >> grover cleveland elected twice. >> right. not to consecutive terms which made it harder for him. so he was a president two different ways. the first tim
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